Cumberland, MD, is a gorgeous town located in western Maryland. With enticing scenery, casinos and a thriving theatre district, Cumberland is sure to have something to please everyone. If American history gets your motor running, then don’t miss George Washington’s Headquarters, a cabin used by George Washington while an aid to General Braddock. Additionally, the Western Maryland Scenic Railway is a local favorite and highly recommended way to spend a weekend. This steam locomotive takes you on a 2mile ride through the scenic mountains of Allegany County.